“Celebrating the Everyday” – Fall 2023 Call for Submissions
For this issue, we celebrate the quotidian, sing odes to the everyday, and honor the seemingly small moments of existence. We look forward to reading your work.
Letter from the Editor
“Holy in All its Forms” by Carol Ann Litster Young
Many of the contributors explore places that used to be holy or find holy in unexpected places or times. Several others reimagine a holy place.
“A Tongue to Cry to Thee” by Sarah Safsten
I. The mountains were parched, their summer thirst unquenched by shallow stores of snowpack. The reservoirs were dangerously low. Each day, the sky (and my...
“Home” by Kameron Abilla
and with this lineage I run my hands over my stomach, my thighs, hug my cheeks. whisper, I love you.
“To Ukraine With Love”— An Interview with Svitlana Miller
The mission of To Ukraine With Love is to “Help the people on the ground in Ukraine outlast their invaders.” Hope is something people in Ukraine cannot afford to lose.
“Run. Breathe. Repeat.” by Heidi Toth
My sacred space is everywhere, though for only a brief moment because with each step, each breath, I am in another space.
“THE LOVE MAP by Carol Lynn Pearson” —Reviewed by Rachel Rueckert
The Love Map is a short but mighty novel with a lovely message, no matter in which of the four kingdoms a reader might most often find herself.